Players - Jørgen Nielsen

Jørgen Nielsen
Birthdate: 6 May 1971
Birthplace: Nykøbing, Denmark
Other clubs: Navskov (1986-90), Helsingør (1991-93), Næstved (1993-94), Ølstykke (1994-95), Hvidovre (1995-97), Ikast (loan 1998), Wolverhampton Wanderers (loan 1999), Farum (2002-03) Hellerup IK (2003), Frem (2003-07 + 2008)
Bought from: Hvidovre
Signed for LFC: £400,000, 01.08.1997
International caps: Denmark U-21
Contract expiry: 01.07.2002
LFC league games/goals: 0 / 0
Total LFC games/goals: 0 / 0

Player Profile

Danish 'keeper, who sat on Liverpool's bench in over 50 matches, but never made an appearance. H had an extreme case of bad luck in a Merseyside derby at Anfield on 27th September 1999. Sander Westerveld was sent off, but as the Reds had used all three substitutes Nielsen could not go on. His shirt did make it onto the pitch however, for stand in keeper Steve Staunton.

He returned to Denmark in 2003 before retiring in 2008 to take a  political science degree. In April 2019 was a goalkeeping coach at Nordvest. 
Appearances per season
Season League FA LC Europe Other Total
Totals 0 0 0 0 0 0
1996-1997 0 0 0 0 0 0
1997-1998 0 0 0 0 0 0
1998-1999 0 0 0 0 0 0
1999-2000 0 0 0 0 0 0
2000-2001 0 0 0 0 0 0
2001-2002 0 0 0 0 0 0
A more detailed look at the player's appearances
Total Opponent
Total Started/substitutions
0 Started
55 On the bench
0 Substitute
0 Substituted
Total Competition